What a beautiful herb to work with…..and the benefits of rosemary are fantastic. This aromatic herb smells very similar to pine even though this plant is a member of the mint family. Some fantastic benefits of rosemary on your skin….. The astringent properties of this herb make it a beautiful addition to skin care products. … Continue reading Rosemary…..
Soap Boxes….. When we first decided to start our business one of the questions we had to ask ourselves was HOW were we going to package our soaps. We started going to craft shows and Farmer’s Market and did online research. We started looking at how other people packaged their soap. I found there are… Continue reading Soap Boxes…..
Tea Tree Essential Oil…..Fascinating oil to work with and noted to be one of the most researched oils on the internet. Tea Tree Oil is believed to have properties such as: antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antiviral, fungicide, insecticide, and more. Our GOAL in making this balm was to create an “everyday” type of salve for… Continue reading The Process…..Tea Tree Salve
Why exfoliate? The benefits….. We probably didn’t realize it when we were teenagers that nature was helping us along by removing those dead skin cells every 28 days or so. As we age, we need to help nature along just a little with removing all those dead skin cells. Exfoliating can help by….. Reducing the… Continue reading Winter Skin…..Exfoliate
For those of you who have used our “Deep Balm” you have probably heard us talk about this particular salve. Our GOAL in designing this was to find a way to help with a family member’s nerve discomfort after a tumor was removed. What we chose for our herbal infusions: Arnica: A very common herb well-known… Continue reading The Process…..Deep Balm
This has to be one of my favorite plants in the garden. It is probably the only one that whenever I am walking by I just have to stop and smell it. I was at a show a few months ago and there was a booth where this lady grows her own lavender (we are… Continue reading Lavender
Have you ever bought something for your skin and and you do the “Nice….this is working!!!” Now you turn the container around (we have all done this…..) and look at the list of ingredients and do the big “OMG, I don’t have a clue what I am reading.” Here is where you do the big dash… Continue reading The Process…..